• QA Lead/Business Analyst

    Job ID
    2018-2743
    Address
    7031 Commerce Circle
    City
    Baton Rouge
    State
    LA
  • Overview and Responsibilities

    The Business Analyst/QA Lead will interact with various stakeholders, including subject matter experts, executives, operational users, etc. and technical staff to analyze, elicit, and document requirements associated with defined system scope and objectives for technical solutions and partner with them to establish project vision and drive scope, including determination of appropriate technology solutions. The chosen candidate will also be responsible for leading and delivering all non-functional testing analysis, planning, test preparation and execution. Key responsibilities are as follows:

     

    • Lead QA team
    • Perform QA testing of Loan Processing Systems, various interfaces, SSIS packages and SQL data extracts
    • Utilize expertise with QA Deliverables tool set 
    • Create and utilize defect management process in order to ensure that defects are found and corrected prior to implementation and improve processes.
    • Analyze requirements, prioritize tasks, and identify risks 
    • Perform SQL scripting / ETL testing 
    • Communicate effectively with key stakeholders, users and team members to analyze, elicit, and document requirements associated with defined system scope and objectives for technical solutions
    • Partner with stakeholders, users and team members to establish project vision and drive scope, including determination of appropriate technology solutions.

    Qualifications

    • Three to five years Quality Assurance Testing and documentation experience
    • Three to five years business analysis experience with elicitation, defining scope, creating documentation, and collaborating with technical staff
    • Access and SQL server query experience required 
    • Relational database knowledge and experience required
    • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems and 5+ years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.
    • Completion of business analysis training courses and progress toward business analysis certification preferred 
    • Proficient computer skills in standard programs including, but not limited to: MS Office suite
    • Strong analytical skills necessary to successfully perform the functions above
    • Ability to effectively collaborate in a team environment
    • Broadened nature of interaction to consult and make sound recommendations
    • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain solid working relationships and offer strong customer service 
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills between all levels and departments within the organization as well as strong meeting facilitation skills
    • Ability to work independently or in a team with the ability to get along with many different personality types and wide range of technical skills
    • Be a proactive, dedicated self-starter geared toward flexibility and perseverance
    • Enthusiastic and positive telephone and face-to-face customer service skills
    • Ability to learn quickly and to prioritize
    • Must have an extreme attention to detail and understanding of cause and effect
    • Ability to make sound, independent judgments within established guidelines

     

    Preferred Skills

     

    • Financial/Lending background
    • TSQL experience

    Benefits

    We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including: 

    • Health/Dental/Vision
    • Paid Vacation
    • 401 (K) and employer match
    • Company provided Life Insurance & Long Term Disability

    Additional benefits with Republic include:

    • Regular drawings for LSU and Saints tickets
    • Employee of the Month Program
    • Philanthropic support for charities such as Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and the American Cancer Society
    • Beautiful offices with a friendly team environment

     

    Republic Finance, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age disability or veteran status in employment opportunities and benefits. Republic Finance, LLC maintains a Drug-Free Workplace.  

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